Data Link Analyst
Location: Moorestown, NJ
Perform operations for Simulation Systems.
Coordinate test and operation activities for the installed simulation systems in accordance with priorities and objectives for CSEDS and NSCC facilities.
Perform pre-test planning, configure and operate simulation systems, monitor and analyze test results and provide post-test reporting and documentation of test results for each event supported. Develop and maintain scenarios and scripts for Simulation Systems.
Maintain records of operation activities on the assigned simulation systems to include; test schedules, test logs, test reports and problem reports for Simulation Systems.
Must be able to support shift work and Willing to travel.
Essential job requirements:
Knowledge of tactical data link operations
Knowledge of TDL message formats and protocols defined in MILSTD
Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Word/Excel)
The Data Link Analyst requires the skills necessary to identify interoperability requirements and testing methodologies to ensure all M&S tools maintain interoperability standards. This position requires the training, skills and experience necessary to conduct advanced tactical data link engineering, analysis and simulation systems operations. The candidate will support all aspects of testing Naval tactical systems and tactical data link (TDL) capabilities of C4ISR and weapon systems, to include AEGIS, FMS and LCS interfaces, Link 16, Link 11multilink data forwarding, and JREAP-C. Support includes planning for test events; Developing mission oriented and standards conformance test procedures based on the format and transactional requirements in applicable military standards; Operating simulators, link monitoring systems, and other test tools; Directing and/or supporting test conduct; Performing real-time and post-test analysis; And documenting test results.
Interface Change Proposal evaluation
Detailed test procedure development.
Security clearance required: Secret clearance
Required experience: High School Diploma Preferred education & experience: Naval TDL experience, experience in operating simulation/tactical systems including but not limited to; NGS, CCD, MLST3, CDLMS.
Special skills/certifications: Minimum 4 years of Tactical Data Link